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Having Glitchy issues with Dodge Ram 1500
Hello. This sounds like you have a short somewhere in your dash or instrument panel. There are a variety of possibilities that could cause this. Tracing an electrical short can be very difficult and time consuming even for experienced mechanics....
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Fuel gauge stopped working.
Hello. This is likely a sign of a faulty fuel sending unit. This is a unit inside the fuel tank that measures the fuel level inside the tank and relays this info to the ECU which then transmits this to...
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I've changed my water pump, thermostat, thermostat housing, fan clutch, radiator and my ram is still overheating to about 250 degr
You need to have the cooling system checked to see if there is combustion gases getting in the cooling system, causing it to get hotter than it should. Since you have overheating problems you may have a blown head gasket...
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My digital fuel mileage read out and is going up and down erratically
Most "fuel economy estimators" utilize the length of time the fuel injectors are open (we're talking milliseconds here) during each revolution of the engine while driving. As a result, small periods of acceleration or other load factors will have temporary...
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How do I delete the stored contacts that are saved in the system?
Hello. In your communication selection screen there is an icon that will allow you to delete them from the contact screen. This is easy to do once you find the proper icon.
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Failure code P0750
Hey there. The code P0750 pertains to a shift solenoid. I would clear the code and test drive the truck while monitoring the shift solenoid's values and operation. Afterwards recheck for the code, stored or pending. Perform a battery...
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I put my vehicle into 4WD and heard a grinding noise. I took it out and put it in 2WD and It started to make some noise.
Hi there. Jack up the vehicle and put it on jack stands. Make sure that all 4 wheels are off the ground. Put the transfer case in 4WD, the transmission in drive, and let off the brake. Check to see...
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Coolant is not being pulled from the reservoir.
Hello. From what you describe, it appears that your vehicle may be leaking coolant or may perhaps have air in the cooling system. First off, I would carefully inspect the engine bay and undersides of the vehicle for any signs...
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Intermittent clunk under floorboard
Ball joints are a fairly common repair item on these trucks and when they fail, customers usually explain some of the same symptoms you are describing now. There is an allowable amount of play for some components as there must...
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P0480 trouble code
Hello. Typically this is not an issue with the relay. There have been some issues with the programming within the control computer that causes the fan to not work right which will cause this code. Being that the vehicle is...
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I am having trouble finding a radiator. Can the radiator from a 1500 Dodge work? I have a 2002 Dodge Conversion Van - a 1500 with the 5.2L engine
Hey there. The radiator will not fit. I did a quick search for new radiators to see if the part numbers would match. If the parts numbers did match, this would mean both vehicles use the same part but they...
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How do I remove the cylinder head?
The cylinder head bolts on this engine are tightened to 65 ftlb or 88 nm. Over time the bolts that go into the cooling system passages may have corroded in the holes. You should use a large breaker bar and...

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